09/27/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Amelia Lester, 26 Year Old Former Fact Checker, Is New Managing Editor Of The New Yorker

The New Yorker has hired Amelia Lester, most recently an editor at the Paris Review, as their new managing editor.

Ms. Lester, 26, a Sydney native who graduated from Harvard, used to be a fact-checker at The New Yorker and checked all-star writers Sy Hersh and Jane Mayer.

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